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Weishan Yi and Hui Autonomous County

Weishan County


巍山县 · وِشًا
Gongchen Tower, atop the Gongchen Gate, is a symbol of Weishan
Gongchen Tower, atop the Gongchen Gate, is a symbol of Weishan
Location of Weishan County (pink) in Dali Prefecture (yellow) and Yunnan
Location of Weishan County (pink) in Dali Prefecture (yellow) and Yunnan
Coordinates (Weishan County government): 25°13′37″N100°18′25″E / 25.227°N 100.307°E / 25.227; 100.307Coordinates: 25°13′37″N100°18′25″E / 25.227°N 100.307°E / 25.227; 100.307
Country People's Republic of China
Province Yunnan
Autonomous prefecture Dali
Area
 • Total 2,200 km2 (800 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 304,400
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
672400
Area code(s) 0872
Climate Cwb
Website www.ws.yn.gov.cn

Weishan Yi and Hui Autonomous County (Chinese: 巍山彝族回族自治县; pinyin: Wēishān Yízú Huízú Zìzhìxiàn; Xiao'erjing: وِشًا یِذُو خُوِذُو ذِجِشِیًا‎) is an autonomous county in the Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, in the west-central part of Yunnan Province, China. It was known as Menghua (蒙化) until the 1950s.

Geography [ edit ]

It is situated in the upper section of the Ailao Mountains and the Wuliang Mountains.

Climate [ edit ]

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